SCGCS was formally established in 1971 in Los Angeles, California, as a non-for-profit organization. It is one of the oldest Indian organizations in Southern California that has survived the test of time. It started as a small organization and has now grown to be more than 400 members (families) strong. Besides offering a social venue, SCGCS prides it-self in providing opportunities for all of its members to share the Gujarati culture. SCGCS annual schedule of events includes Holi, Ram Navmi, Summer Picnic, Sports Day, Group Camping, Annual Cultural Program, Navratri Raas Garba, and a Diwali Dinner.